American Australian Association Veterans Scholarship Fund (USA to Australia)


Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type International students
Level of study Postgraduate, Higher Degree by Research
Study area All study areas
Scholarship value $40,000 USD
Opening date 1 September 2019
Closing date 15 October 2019


Launched in 2017 on the 75th anniversary of the Battle of the Coral Sea, the American Australian Association funds the American-Australian Veterans’ Scholarship Fund (AAVSF) to honor and thank military veterans for their valiant service through the provision of educational opportunities which help develop and build new skills.


To be eligible for a USA to Australia Veteran Scholarship you must be:

  1. American citizen or permanent resident (dual Australian citizens/permanent residents are not eligible);
  2. honorably discharged post 9/11 US military veteran;
  3. Accepted, enrolled or actively seeking acceptance into UQ for full time study or research
  4. Demonstrate a financial need for the award
  5. Have a prior educaitonal grade average of credit or above

The course must lead towards the award of a certificate or degree.

Applications are closed.

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Applications are closed.

(212) 338-6860 ext. 208
Applications are closed.